Serge Fitoussi is a PADI Platinum Course Director, the founder and owner of U-Dive, a PADI 5 Star IDC facility in Eilat, Israel. The title of Platinum Course Director attests to the highest level of instruction in the domain of scuba diving and ranks Serge among the top 60 PADI Course Directors worldwide out of 145,000 PADI professionals.
Serge is also a specialist in technical diving, equally at ease with scuba gear and with semi-closed and closed circuits. He is a qualified DSAT Tec Rec Trimix Instructor Trainer and DSAT Tec Rec Deep Instructor Trainer and he is now developing the U-Dive technical diving department together with Jonas Samuelsson.
Serge began diving at the age of 13, has over 20,000 dives to date and has always been passionate about the pedagogical aspect of diving. He started as an instructor in 1988 and quickly became one of the leaders of the diving community in Israel. Since then, he has trained thousands of divers at all levels and hundreds of professionals.
With his passion for teaching, Serge has built his reputation on professionalism and integrity. People from all over the world come to be trained by him. With a never ending concern for quality of service and educational needs, he founded U-Dive, his own diving center, in 2006. In 2010, U-Dive received the PADI Award for the “Most Innovative Diving Center in Israel”, and is now one of the most outstanding diving centers in Europe.
Serge works with a highly qualified, friendly, and constantly available staff. U-Dive's ideology focuses on the quality of instruction and personalized customer service.
Serge Fitoussi is French and Israeli. He has lived in Israel since 1981. Serge speaks fluent French (his native language), English, and Hebrew.
Claire Fuzellier - PADI IDC Staff
Claire Fuzellier has been a PADI Instructor since 2004 and is now a PADI IDC Staff Instructor. Claire is one of the two U-Dive general managers, with Serge. She is involved in some diving courses with French customers in particular. But most of the time she takes care of U-Dive management and business development. Claire also practices yoga and relaxation and is building special programs related to diving. She is now developing the program “Underwater: Soft Sensation” for people who have diving related fears. About this program, please contact Claire.
Claire is French and has lived in Israel since 2006. She speaks fluent French, English and better Hebrew now...